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Biodiversity is under great threat, with a decline of 38% of terrestrial species and 36% of marine species since 1970. There is immense contamination of natural species with genetically modified organisms (GMOs), the newest trend of which is an extreme form of GMOs called synthetic biology, which is causing a crisis. This decline of nature…

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Joint statement made by the indigenous peoples of Mexico on the inauguration day of the COP 13, 4 December 2016, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico CONSIDERING THAT: – The COP13 on Biodiversity to be held in Cancun as of December 4, 2016 is carried out in the framework of a predatory extractivist model; – The Mexican…

A young woman from Tuvalu holds up a sign asking for a place to live as her own home suffers from sea level rise in the background

Dirty Energy system devastates lives Our energy system – the way we produce, distribute and consume energy – is broken, wreaking havoc on our planet and its people. When we talk about people impacted by the climate crisis, we tend to first consider those impacted by the effects of climate change as these have already…

In this paper, Friends of the Earth International outlines the current climate science and the need for equity, fairness and…

COP21 Paris

The deal agreed last December in Paris fails to deliver the scale of action needed to prevent dangerous climate change. On 22 April 2016, representatives of over 130 nations are expected to attend the signing ceremony of the Paris Agreement at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. This brings parties one step closer towards…